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Skype 6.5 introduces several new and improved features in the Windows client:
- Video Messaging - Improved the stability of video messaging and made video messaging easier to find with improved notifications.
- Simplified Way to Add Contacts - Send and accept contact requests easily. Accepting a contact request will now appear right in your instant message view.
Fixed issues in this version:
- Cancel all doesn’t cancel file transfers
- Upon cancel of file transfer the transfer shows as successfully completed
- When one participant accepted file transfer, sender could not cancel the transfer
- Upon connection lost, no notification in call toolbar that the call was lost
- Keyboard navigation
- Add phone number not accessible with keyboard
- Skype hangs when selecting offline contact and clicking on call phone
- Skype crashes for some users upon exiting
- Skype crashes for some users when tried to send a file